Understanding Healthcare Distribution

Get a high-level overview of the healthcare supply chain and medical distributors’ important role within it. You can also use these resources with your team, trading partners, and other stakeholders to understand:

  • Important reasons that healthcare providers rely on distributors for supplies
  • Differences in distribution by provider segment
  • Healthcare distributors’ critical role in crisis response, including the COVID-19 pandemic
  • COVID-19’s impact on supply and demand
  • Differences between healthcare distributors and opportunistic brokers

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One Year Later: No End In Sight For Supply Chain Crisis
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Healthcare Supply Chain
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Persistent Cost Pressures On Medical Supply Chain
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Pandemic Preparedness Summit: Industry Observations & Policy Solutions
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One Year Later: No End In Sight For Supply Chain Crisis
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Healthcare Supply Chain
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Persistent Cost Pressures On Medical Supply Chain
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Delays At Every Point In The Supply Chain
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Emergency Preparedness
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CDC Offers Guidance For Providers On Monkeypox Infection Prevention & Control In Healthcare Settings
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Shipping Challenges: Summer 2022 Update
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Fast Pass: Urgent Action Required To Avert A New Supply Chain Bottleneck
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Fewer Containers, Same Delays
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Leadership
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Medical Distributors Give To Ukraine
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Leadership
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Medical Distributors Make Worldwide Donations
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Plan Ahead For Continued Supply Chain Issues
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Supply Chain Issues Put Pressure On Costs
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Healthcare Supply Chain
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The Elements Of Medical Supplies
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Transportation Delays Persist In Healthcare Supply Chain
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Supply Chain Issues Strike Home Health Care
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Pandemic Preparedness
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Know Your Mask
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Transportation Disruptions Have Become A Healthcare Problem
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Transportation Delays Are A Healthcare Issue
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Pandemic Disruption Of Global Transportation Increases Costs & Delays For Medical Supplies
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Port Delays Plaguing Imported Goods Like PPE
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N95 Fit Testing: Essential To Ensure Protection
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Infographic | Shipping Challenges Cause Medical Supply Delays
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Pandemic Preparedness
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Medical Products Distributors Delivered 51 Billion Units Of PPE In 2020
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Value of Distribution
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Trust Your Distributor To Help You Avoid Fraudulent Supply Offers
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Shipping Challenges Causing PPE Delivery Delays, Cost Increases
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Value of Distribution
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Infographic | HIDA: The Voice For Distributors Throughout COVID-19
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Value of Distribution
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Medical Products Distribution By-The-Numbers
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Healthcare Supply Chain
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What Allocation Means In The Healthcare Supply Chain
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Pandemic Preparedness
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90-Day PPE Stockpile Mandates Increase Shortages And Drive Up Costs
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Pandemic Preparedness
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COVID-Driven Demand Created Supply Problems That Have Challenged The Supply Chain
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Value of Distribution
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Infographic | What Happens When Brokers Get Involved
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Healthcare Distribution Overview
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Difference Between Distributors & Brokers
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White Papers


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Allocations: Best Practices For Conserving Medical Supplies During Shortages | White Paper
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White Paper | Building A More Robust Supply Chain
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